Society

Ethnic Clashes Raise Turmoil in Bulgaria’s Village of Garmen

The road between the villages of Marchevo and Garmen was blocked Sunday at around 10 am and lasted for a little over four hours.

Society » Incidents | 1 hour ago | Viewed: 225

Thunderstorms Expected Across Bulgaria

Rain, thunderstorms and hail are projected for today’s May 24, according to the official data presented by the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences.

Society » Environment | 6 hours ago | Viewed: 551

Bulgaria Celebrates National Day of Culture and Slavic Script

Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev, Educational Minister Prof.

Society » Culture | 7 hours ago | Viewed: 629

Bulgarian Archaeologists to Work on Uncovering Acropolis of Perperikon

Bulgarian archaeologists are to concentrate their efforts on uncovering the acropolis of the ancient Thracian city of Perperikon in the forthcoming months.

Society » Archaeology | May 23, 2015, Saturday // 17:01 | Viewed: 1382

Bulgarian National Television Releases Trailer for 2015 Junior Eurovision

The Bulgarian National Television (BNT) released a trailer for the 2015 Junior Eurovision, which will be held on November 21 at the Arena Armeec hall in Sofia.

Society » Culture | May 23, 2015, Saturday // 14:45 | Viewed: 878

Video Promotes Bulgaria's Plovdiv as 2019 European Capital of Culture

A video, which will be broadcasted by more than 30 televisions, advertises the Bulgarian city of Plovdiv as the 2019 European Capital of Culture.

Society » Culture | May 23, 2015, Saturday // 13:54 | Viewed: 1355

School Teachers in Bulgaria Decreased by 70 % in Past Fifteen Years

At present there are 85 000 teachers employed in secondary education in Bulgaria, which represents a decrease by 70 % in the past fifteen years.

Society » Education | May 23, 2015, Saturday // 13:05 | Viewed: 1037

73% of Bulgaria's Bathing Waters Were of Excellent Quality in 2014

In Bulgaria, 69 out of a total of 94 bathing waters or 73.4 % were deemed as being of excellent quality in 2014.

Society » Environment | May 21, 2015, Thursday // 18:03 | Viewed: 1321

Fatboy Slim to Headline This Year's SOLAR SUMMER

This year's 12-th edition of the SOLAR SUMMER festival will take place in the course of seven consecutive weekends at the newly constructed Cacao Beach Club.

Society » Culture | May 21, 2015, Thursday // 13:56 | Viewed: 1287

OPERA OPEN to Take Over All of Plovdiv

The second edition of the summer festival OPERA OPEN in Plovdiv will be taking place outside the stage of the Ancient Theater.

Society » Culture | May 21, 2015, Thursday // 13:31 | Viewed: 1211

Eco Festival Takes Over Sofia

Green Days 2015 is an eco festival set to take place in Sofia starting May 21 through to May 24.

Society » Culture | May 21, 2015, Thursday // 12:05 | Viewed: 1170

Bulgarian Archaeologists Discover Roman Villa near Struma Motorway Route

A Roman villa from the time of Constantine the Great was discovered by archaeologists along the route of the Struma motorway near the western village of Mursalevo.

Society » Archaeology | May 21, 2015, Thursday // 09:56 | Viewed: 1739

Minor Earthquake Registered in Black Sea Near Bulgaria's Primorsko

A minor earthquake of magnitude 2.6 on the Richter scale was registered on Wednesday in the Black Sea near the Bulgarian town of Primorsko.

Society » Environment | May 20, 2015, Wednesday // 16:51 | Viewed: 1117

Facebook Messenger Video Chat Now Available in Bulgaria

The Free Facebook Messenger Video Chat is already available in Bulgaria.

Society | May 20, 2015, Wednesday // 14:10 | Viewed: 1099

Bulgaria Court Revokes 2015 Minimum Wage Bill

The Supreme Administrative Court (VAS) has overturned a government decree which set the minimum wage in the country at BGN 360-380.

Society | May 20, 2015, Wednesday // 11:04 | Viewed: 1408

Code Yellow Issued in Five Bulgarian Municipalities

Code yellow has been issued in five southern regions of Bulgaria on account of the imminent prolific rains and expected thunderstorms.

Society » Environment | May 20, 2015, Wednesday // 09:25 | Viewed: 1383

One Design Week Gathers Creative Minds in Plovdiv

This year's edition of the international design festival One Design Week to be held in Plovdiv between June 19-28, will begin with the Being Post-Digital exhibition.

Society » Culture | May 19, 2015, Tuesday // 21:37 | Viewed: 988

Plovdiv Now Officially Proclaimed European Capital of Culture

The title European Capital of Culture has officially been awarded to Plovdiv Tuesday.

Society » Culture | May 19, 2015, Tuesday // 18:10 | Viewed: 1903

Talented Organ Player Cameron Carpenter to Perform in Sofia

Bulgaria will be the only stop in the Eastern European tour of talented organist Cameron Carpenter.

Society » Culture | May 19, 2015, Tuesday // 15:56 | Viewed: 1344

Hungary Looking into Prague-Varna Bus Bomb Incident

Hungarian investigators have found a highly inflammable substance in a bag purportedly containing a homemade bomb which was found on a bus traveling from Prague to Varna.

Society » Incidents | May 19, 2015, Tuesday // 12:13 | Viewed: 1287

Damage from Disasters Across Bulgaria Worth BGN 1 B in 2014

Natural disasters that struck Bulgaria last year cost some BGN 990 M, an Interior Ministry official has said.

Society » Incidents | May 19, 2015, Tuesday // 10:03 | Viewed: 1175